Hamtramck builds homes to atone for discrimination

Sallie Sanders runs out of her new house in Hamtramck, Mich., Monday, Jan. 18, 2010. Nearly 50 years after her family was forced out of their rental house, Sanders cut the ribbon to her new home in the city _ the remedy in one of the longest-running cases of housing discrimination in the United States. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

January 20, 2010 6:13:58 AM PST
More than 40 years after her family was forced from their home because they were black, Sallie Sanders received the keys to a new house built to settle one of the longest-running cases of housing discrimination in the United States.

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